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1861 Census of Canada West (Ontario) - Personal

  1. Names of Inmates
  2. Profession Trade or Occupation
  3. Place of Birth
  4. Married During the Year
  5. Religion
  6. Residence if out of Limits
  7. Age next Birthday
  8. Sex: Male
  9. Sex: Female
  10. Married or Single
  11. Widowers
  12. Widows
  13. Colored Persons, Mulatto or Indian
    • Residents
  14. Members of Family, M
  15. Members of Family, F
  16. Not members, Male
  17. Not members, F
  18. Members of Family absent: M
  19. Members of Family absent: F
  20. Deaf and Dumb
  21. Blind
  22. Lunatics or Idiots
  23. Attending School within the year: M
  24. Attending School within the year: F
  25. Persons over 20 who cannot read & write: M
  26. Persons over 20 who cannot read & write: F
  27. Births in 1860: M
  28. Births in 1860: F
    • Deaths in 1860
  29. No. : M
  30. Deaths in 1860: No. : F
  31. Age and Cause of Death
    • Houses
  32. Brick, Stone, Frame, Log, etc
  33. No. of Stories
  34. No. of Families living in house
  35. Vacant
  36. Being built
    • Livestock, &c., of Townspeople and Persons Not Farmers
  37. Horses
  38. Cows
  39. Sheep
  40. Pigs
  41. Value of Live Stock in Dollars
  42. Carriages for Pleasure
  43. Value of Same Dollars
  44. Carriages for Hire
  45. Vale of same Dollars
  46. Quantity of land attached to Tenement
  47. Name of Business or Manufacture
  48. Capital Invested in Business in real estate and personal Estate
    • Raw Material Used, Exclusive of Fuel
  49. Quantities
  50. Kinds
  51. Value
  52. What Motive Power or Machinery
    • Average number of hands employed
  53. M
  54. F
  55. Average Cost per Month of Male Labor
  56. Average Cost per Month of Female Labor
    • Annual Product of Business or Manufacture
  57. Quantities
  58. Kinds
  59. Value
  60. Remarks

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